Getting ready for Rio? Provide students with a rich and relevant analysis of the Summer Games. Analyze documents from the Olympics from 100 years ago and today. Students will analyze a wide variety of photos from two different time periods. Supporting activities reinforce informational text analysis and building historical context.
6 Primary Source Explanation Pages
24 Primary Source Pages (Photos of stadiums, athletes, opening ceremonies, etc)
10 "Questions to Consider” Critical Thinking Pages (To accompany the Primary Sources)
3 Different Writing Prompts
7 Non-fiction Comprehension & Historical Thinking Activity Pages
7 Blank Writing Pages
Common Core Standard Connections also Included!
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